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    Sustainability

    We create the technology to connect the world, in a responsible way. We work to bring about a more sustainable, socially responsible world. We purposefully design technologies to drive social, environmental, and economic progress, and wherever we can, seek to harness the opportunities of connectivity for people and our planet.

    Everyone
    &
    everything
    connected
    Digital cities
    Digital home
    Smart transport
    Smart
    agriculture
    Access to
    healthcare
    Access to
    information
    & education
    Increased
    transparency
    Responsible
    sourcing
    Freedom
    of expression
    Tech for good
    Increased
    security
    Protect &
    nurture the
    environment
    Economic
    opportunity &
    productivity
    Resource management
    & efficiency
    Market access
    Innovation
    Industry 4.0
    Automation
    Public safety
    • Optical
    • M2M
    • 5G
    • G.fast
    • Cloud
    • IoT
    • AI
    • AR
    • VR

    Connectivity

    Ensure our own operations are eco-efficient

    Support a more eco-efficient supply chain

    Helping customers deal with increased
    data traffic in a sustainable way

    Helping other industries to reduce
    their energy use & emissionsy

    Raw materials, components,
    products & services

    Our operations,
    logistics & installation

    Product use

    End of product life

    Supplier requirements
    Audits & assessments
    Capability building
    Training & awareness
    Carbon disclosure

    Minimize our energy use,
    emissions, waste,
    & water use

    Optimize packaging
    Reduce transportation
    via air

    Create products
    that are energy &
    material efficient

    Lifetime extension
    & refurbishment of our
    customers’ old telecom
    equipment
    Material recycling

    Ethics & compliance

    Human rights

    Supply chain

    Data security & privacy

    Code of conduct
    Ombuds network

    Reporting concerns
    Compliance reimagined

    Prevent
    product misuse

    Promote free expression &
    access to information

    Tech initiatives
    against modern
    slavery

    Supply chain transparency

    Conflict minerals

    Health & safety

    Training & engagement

    Risk assessment

    Increased security

    Manage privacy

    Risk mitigation

    Culture

    Training

    Talent retention

    Diversity

    Health & safety

    Employee engagement
    Code of conduct
    Cultural cohesion
    Labor rights

    Personal development
    Continuous learning
    Coaching & mentoring

    Leadership development
    People focus
    Reward & recognition
    Share in success

    Gender balance
    awareness
    Inclusion &
    anti-discrimination
    Girls in STEM

    Health & wellbeing
    Open reporting
    Safety rules
    Engagement

    Government & Orgs

    Suppliers

    Academia

    Employees

    NGOs

    Customers

    Positive change
    Policy engagement
    ICT & sustainability
    Diversity & empowerment

    Increased cooperation
    Transparency
    Competence development
    Audits & assessments
    Climate reporting

    Joint research
    Donations program
    Support talent
    Technology projects

    Engagement
    & development
    Volunteering
    Mentoring & talent
    management

    Connecting
    the unconnected
    Empowering girls &
    women
    Saving lives
    Volunteering

    CR reviews
    Joint projects
    Reporting
    Energy & sustainability solutions
    Supply chain cooperation

    Minimizing our footprint

    Maximizing our handprint

    Ethical & responsible business

    Respecting our people

    Making change happen together

    Approach & priorities

    Policies & statements

    Policies

    Find out about the policies that govern how we do business

    Downloads

    Download the latest sustainability report and other related documents

    GRI index

    Download the GRI content index 2017